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Fox Business: Obama Administration Gives Specifications for Smart Gun Tech
The Obama administration is announcing baseline specifications for smart-gun technology. The announcement Wednesday comes out of the executive action taken in January by President Barack Obama to curb gun violence.
Empower Texans: Stickland First to File Pro-Gun Priority Legislation
State Rep. Jonathan Stickland (R–Bedford) filed “constitutional carry” legislation to remove the licensing requirement for Texans to carry a handgun openly or concealed. Stickland’s bill, HB 375, would maintain the licensing process for citizens who wish to obtain a license and enjoy reciprocity in other states.
Tell Obama: "No New Gun Control!"
A lame duck session of Congress, which has returned, will see Obama trying to push his anti-gun agenda one more time before he leaves office.
Anti-Gun Candidate Wins New Hampshire U.S. Senate Seat
Hassan, who has vetoed several pro-gun bills during her time as Governor, received approximately eight and a half million dollars in her effort to unseat Ayotte.
Guns.com: With Trump in the White House, Hearing Protection Act Looks Good for 2017
Although Trump has not gone on record as supporting NFA deregulation, Donald Trump Jr. visited SilencerCo in September and made clear it was definitely on the table.
Come and Take 'Em Gavin
We will STAND together with our members and supporters and we will battle Prop 63 RIGHT HERE. In our home. On our turf.
WGME: Maine Rejects Expanded Gun Background Checks
In a major upset for Maine’s gun rights grass-roots and over a campaign apparatus that steeply outraised them, voters rejected an expansion of background checks on private gun sales and transfers on Tuesday.
Reno Gazette-Journal: Nevada Narrowly OKs Tighter Gun Background Checks
Backers of the initiative, Question 1 on the ballot, said they wanted to close what they called a loophole in current law by requiring background checks through a licensed gun dealer when most firearms change hands — including personal and online sales.
Prop 63 Passed... Now What?
Newsom had the elitist donors in his pocket, and it was their money that allowed Newsom to pass Prop 63 despite our best punch. So we lost a battle. But we WILL NOT lose the war for the Second Amendment.
FPC, Gun Owners Vow to Keep Fighting Proposition 63
The passage of California Proposition 63 and other anti-civil rights ballot measures across the country following tens of millions of dollars of signature buying and mainstream media-fueled propaganda shows that the democratic process is for sale to the highest bidder. Indeed, democracy in California and other states has been hijacked by radicalized millionaires who prey on uninformed voters and the extraordinary representation gap between well-heeled elitists and the people subject to their policy preferences.
Fox Business: Wynn Resort CEO on Nevada Gun Check Ballot Issue
“If people don’t read things, the people that are trying to sell us questions on a referendum, even a good friend of mine like Mike Bloomberg, you still need to take responsibility for reading things, knowing what they say and in this particular case I don’t think anyone does know the extent of the overreach that would allow,” Wynn said.
ABC10: Controversial Campaign Mailer has Some Chula Vista Voters Questioning its Appropriateness
“When you see the barrel of an M-16 and you’re shooting and targeting, that concept, that feeling, if you’ve shot and you’ve targeted, you’ve practiced, the intent is to kill,” said Delgado, who is a military veteran.
Wikileaks: Speechwriter warned Hillary not to Push Gun Control Day After San Bernardino Terrorist Attack
An email contained in the WikiLeaks Podesta email release shows Hillary Clinton speechwriter Dan Schwerin warned that Clinton looked “behind the curve” by pushing gun control for what proved to be a terror attack in San Bernardino, California.
Vice News: Clinton will Look to Her VP to Take On the NRA
Tim Kaine is a key piece in Hillary's plan to take out the Second Amendment.
Guns.com: The Print-at-Home Plastic Handgun Crusade Carries On
“The First and Second Amendments collide as one man fights for America’s right to print out a handgun at home.”
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Gun Website Armslist Wins in Azana Shooting Case
The gun-selling website Armslist won a key victory in a Milwaukee County courtroom Tuesday as a judge dismissed all counts brought by the family of a woman killed by her estranged husband at a Brookfield salon four years ago.
The California Legislature is Almost Back in Session...
Because in one month, the California State Legislature is back in session. And that means on day one, they will, without a doubt, be reintroducing many of these bills we were able to kill. So we need to make sure you are in the fight with us!
Reuters: Gun Control Groups Spend Millions on State Ballot Initiatives
Everytown for Gun Safety, the gun control group founded by billionaire former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, has been leading the charge, throwing its financial weight behind three of the four measures.
Statesman Journal: OR Gov. Kate Brown, Paul Evans Rallies for Gun Legislation with Moms Demand Action
"The Moms are sending a very clear message that violence will not be tolerated in Oregon and that they're willing to take time out of their busy schedules," Brown said. "You've got moms, you've got grandmothers, you've got high school students here to say "This is so important, and I'm willing to give my time to make sure that Oregon is a place where I can thrive.' "
Newsweek: Hillary Clinton will Campaign with Gabby Gifford’s Gun-Safety Bus Tour
Hillary Clinton will be in Cincinnati on Monday night to push for Ohio residents to vote early. She will be joined by two leading gun-safety advocates—former U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Navy combat veteran and retired astronaut Mark Kelly.
Salem News: Stymied by Congress, White House Imposes its Own Gun Limits
Much of the debate over guns during the presidential campaign has focused on big proposals to expand background checks for gun sales or restore a national assault weapons ban. But a series of smaller steps by the Obama administration during the past several years have enraged gun rights supporters.
BREAKING: “Tyrant Registry” Lawsuit Amended, Adds Massachusetts Man Also Served 'Takedown' Notice
Today, attorneys representing two people who were served with an information takedown demand by the State of California’s Legislative Counsel filed an amended complaint in the federal First Amendment speech lawsuit Publius and Hoskins v. Diane Boyer-Vine, Legislative Counsel of California.
Gallup: In U.S., Support for Assault Weapons Ban at Record Low
The fewest Americans in 20 years favor making it illegal to manufacture, sell or possess semi-automatic guns known as assault rifles. Thirty-six percent now want an assault weapons ban, down from 44% in 2012 and 57% when Gallup first asked the question in 1996.
New Europe: The European Commission Faces Pressure from Emerging European Gun Lobby
Since the Charlie Hebdo attack, the European Commission has advocated a blanket ban on assault rifles and a six bullet limit to the rounds of semi-automatic magazines from 21 today. That initial proposal has now been watered down following intensive lobbying.